New Zealand are through to the U16 Women’s Championship final after a comprehensive 9-0 victory over the Cook Islands, despite an impressive game from the knockout stage debutantes.
The Cook Islands national girls U-16 soccer team went down to Fiji 2-0 in the last of their pool games at the Oceania U-16 OFC Championships in Apia, Samoa.
Tupapa Maraerenga will take on last year’s champions Puaikura in the pre-season finals today at 3.45 at the CIFA complex in Matavera.
The Rarotonga pre-season soccer finals will start today with the U-17 Boys division between Nikao Sokattack and Tupapa Maraerenga at 4:45pm at the CIFA Complex.
With Group B’s second semi-final berth up for the taking, Fiji will be trying hard for crucial points when they face Cook Islands in their final group match of the OFC U-16 Women’s Championship tonight.
The 2017 Rarotonga football pre-season semi-finals will continue today with intense football action. There is no room for any mistakes, as this is the last chance for any team wanting to progress to the finals.